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An appreciation of how wonderfully, revolutionarily boring Joe Biden has been as president

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The ratings are down for political programming. Good.

There’s Trump’s America and Biden’s America, and here’s where the lines are drawn

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His success consistently comes from turning down the temperature

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It’s a relief to not have to focus on a hateful man anymore

Illustrations: Liza Donnelly


I felt numb at first, but the wisdom of someone 20 years my junior finally brought me to tears

Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman prepares to speak at the inauguration of President Joe Biden. Photo: Drew Angerer/Getty Images

After four seemingly endless years in power, the end of the Trump era is upon us

President Donald Trump boards Marine One as he departs the White House on January 20. Photo: Eric Thayer/Getty Images

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